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Re: Re: Perl 6 will primarily be:

by Elian (Parson)
on Apr 23, 2002 at 21:47 UTC ( #161454=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Perl 6 will primarily be:
in thread Perl 6 will primarily be:

Well, proper Unicode support for one...

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Re: Re: Re: Perl 6 will primarily be:
by vkonovalov (Monk) on Apr 26, 2002 at 13:41 UTC
    Speaking of perl5 (not only perl5.6), we'll notice that 5.8-tobe (which will be really soon) already has Unicode support
      Oh, 5.6.x has Unicode support too. it's just broken. :)

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[ambrus]: "different specialized employees in different rooms" => so, there's a cleaner guy who cleans up the vomit from the bathroom every morning?
[erix]: makes me think of MMM too (mythical man month): "adding more people to a project makes it slower"
[erix]: that should be "to an already-too-late- project" I think
[ambrus]: oh yes, we have a pretty good example of that when they reorganized the grill place in the restaurant nearby.
[ambrus]: it now has two more people working there, and they're serving slower and more expensive.
[ambrus]: It used to be just a master cook who takes the order and puts the meat and eggs on the open grill plate table, and an assistant who removes them to a plate, adds the side dish, and gives the plate to the people in the queue, plus a cashier.
[ambrus]: Now it has five people instead of three, some sort of call number ticket system where people wait a lot for their food to get ready (it's the same kinds of grilled meat and fish on the same equipment, it won't actually fry slower),
[ambrus]: it's slow as hell, and the food costs significantly more.
[ambrus]: We no longer eat there.
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